Saturday, 16 February 2013

[Ifp] Hassan: New pope must reach out to Islamic world

Hassan: New pope must reach out to Islamic world

Farzana Hassan, Special to QMI Agency
Friday, February 15, 2013
... All popes have cared about peace in the abstract, but the Vatican needs someone who will show the world — and especially Islam — how to bring real rights to the socially marginalized. ...
Farzana Hassan is the author of Unveiled: A Canadian Muslim Woman’s Struggle Against Misogyny, Sharia and Jihad.
Will the next Pope be permitted to preach the Gospel of salvation and eternal life through Jesus Christ, the Son of God, or will such reaching out cause more hurt feelings and upset "sensibilities"? I suspect that "reaching out" means something other than preaching the Gospel.